2018 World Junior A Challenge

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Alex Newhook
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Position
Forward
Date of Birth
01-28-2001
HT/WT
5'11 / 190
Shoots
L
Hometown
St. John’s, N.L.
Club Team
Victoria (BCHL)
Teams
2019 IIHF U18 World Championship - Canada
2018 World Junior A Challenge - Canada West
2018-19 National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team Selection Camp - White
2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge - Canada Black
2017 National Under-17 Development Camp - Black

Biography

HOCKEY CANADA BACKGROUND

Won a bronze medal with Canada West at the 2018 World Junior A Challenge in Bonnyville, Alta. … Attended Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team selection camp in Calgary, Alta., in July 2018 … Played for Canada Black at the 2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Dawson Creek and Fort St. John, B.C., finishing seventh … Attended Canada’s national under-17 development camp in Calgary, Alta., in July 2017

HOCKEY BACKGROUND

Halifax’s third-round selection, 41st overall, in the 2017 QMJHL Entry Draft … 2018-19: Led Victoria in scoring … Led the BCHL in assists (64) … Won the Vern Dye Memorial Trophy as BCHL MVP … Won the Brett Hull Trophy as BCHL scoring leader … Named to the BCHL First All-Star Team … Set a career high with eight points (3G 5A) on Feb. 22 vs. Nanaimo … 2017-18: Second in Victoria scoring … Led Victoria in rookie scoring … Eighth in BCHL scoring … Led the BCHL in rookie scoring … Named CJHL Rookie of the Year … Won the Bruce Allison Memorial Trophy as BCHL rookie of the year … Was the Island Division nominee for BCHL MVP … Named to the BCHL First All-Star Team … Named to the BCHL All-Rookie Team … Minor Hockey: Lists Mike De Pellegrin as his favourite minor hockey coach … Won a bronze medal with Newfoundland & Labrador at the 2017 QMJHL Gatorade Excellence Challenge … Named ETA Player of the Year (Minor Midget AAA) in 2016-17 … Captained the York Simcoe Express in 2015-16 (Major Bantam AAA) and 2016-17 (Minor Midget AAA) … Won a gold medal with the St. John’s Ice Breakers at Newfoundland & Labrador provincials (Bantam AAA) in 2015

PERSONAL

Son of Shawn and Paula … Has one sister, Abby … Favourite NHL team: Calgary Flames … Favourite player: Johnny Gaudreau … Has committed to Boston College for the 2019-20 season

Statistics

GP
P
G
A
PIM
6
4
0
4
0

Tournament Game Log

Date
P
G
A
PIM
Dec 16, 2018
1
0
1
0
Dec 15, 2018
1
0
1
0
Dec 13, 2018
1
0
1
0
Dec 12, 2018
0
0
0
0
Dec 10, 2018
1
0
1
0
Dec 09, 2018
0
0
0
0

Past Events

Event
GP
P
G
A
PIM
2019 IIHF U18 World Championship (Pre)
2
3
3
0
0
2019 IIHF U18 World Championship
7
10
5
5
0
2018 World Junior A Challenge
6
4
0
4
0
2018-19 National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team Selection Camp
3
4
1
3
0
2017 National Under-17 Development Camp
3
4
0
4
2
2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge (Pre)
1
0
0
0
0
2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge
5
4
1
3
4
Videos
Photos
2018 U17: SWE 4 – CAN-R 3 SO (Bronze Medal)
Raymond scored the lone goal in the shootout to give Sweden bronze.
2018 U17: RUS 2 – FIN 1 (Gold Medal)
Gushchin and Kokhanin scored to give the Russians a fourth U17 gold.
2018 U17: RUS 6 – SWE 4 (Semifinal)
Ponomaryov had 2G 2A to help the Russians reach the gold medal game.
2018 U17: CZE 2 – USA 1 (7th Place)
Mysak had a goal and an assist to lead the Czechs to seventh place.